Quiz Me! - People: Gilded Age Test your knowledge about people in the Gilded Age! 1 / 10 After building a successful American steel company, this notable Scotsman dedicated his later years to helping those less fortunate. Henry Ford William Jennings Bryan Andrew Carnegie Thomas Edison 2 / 10 After building a successful business in his early years, Andrew Carnegie focused his attention in his later life on philanthropy and encouraged those with wealth to give away that wealth to worthy causes. His philosophy was known as Mercantilism Progressivism Gospel of Wealth Gilded Economics 3 / 10 Creating a mass production system which used standardized parts, a division of labor, and assembly lines, this person revolutionized the auto industry. William Jennings Bryan Henry Ford Andrew Carnegie Thomas Edison 4 / 10 Creating the Ford Motor Company in the early 1900’s , Henry Ford introduced an affordable car line that became so popular in ten years that over one half of the cars in the United States were this type of car. Studebackers Model - A’s Model - T’s Ford Edsel’s 5 / 10 This influential reformer was the first woman dean at Northwestern University and the first woman to be represented in Statuary Hall in the U.S. Capitol. Harriet Beecher Stowe Frances Willard Susan B. Anthony Elizabeth Cady Stanton 6 / 10 December 17, 1903 marks the date of the - creation of the Ford Motor Company first successful flight by Orville and Wilbur Wright organization of the Prohibition Party which advocated for the passage of the 18th amendment US Court of Appeals decision upholding the Wright brothers patent for their flying machine 7 / 10 Registering over 1,000 patents for his many inventions, this notable person had difficult beginnings, including being deaf in one ear and very little schooling. Henry Ford William Jennings Bryan Andrew Carnegie Thomas Edison 8 / 10 Frances Willard is a reformer most closely associated with Prohibition Suffrage Prison reform Child labor 9 / 10 In order to create their famous invention, Wilbur and Orville Wright engaged in a great deal of research and testing of - wings weather systems patents antitrust laws 10 / 10 How did Thomas Edison both demonstrate and protect his economic rights? Registered 1,093 patents Built a whole team of engineers and scientists Created an electric vote recorder Opened his “invention factory” at age 23 Your score is Try another 10!